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Votes of confidence: a young person's guide to American elections

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IL: MG+ - BL: 9.2 - AR Pts: 11
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Every two years, media coverage of American elections turns into a horse-race story about who's leading the polls and who said what when. Give young adult readers clear explanations about how our election process actually works, why it matters, and how they can become involved. Using real-world examples and anecdotes, this book provides readers with thorough, nonpartisan explanations about primaries, the electoral college, checks and balances, polls, fundraising, and more. Updated with statistics and details from the 2018 elections, the revised second edition will prepare the next generation of voters for what is sure to be a fascinating 2020 election cycle.

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9781936976904
9781541578975
9781541578968
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MG+
Level 9.2, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
1350L
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Representative government and representation -- United States -- Juvenile literature
title_display Votes of confidence : a young person's guide to American elections
title_full Votes of confidence : a young person's guide to American elections / Jeff Fleischer
title_short Votes of confidence :
title_sub a young person's guide to American elections
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Representative government and representation